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MiddTeleHealth, an online health care system new to campus this semester, is one more place where trans students have to worry about being misgendered.
‘Frustrating and demoralizing’: Trans students struggle to have preferred names recognized on Middlebury’s online systems
By Sophia McDermott-Hughes and Olivia Mueller December 3, 2020
At Middlebury, trans students encounter challenges in trying to update the college’s online apparati to reflect their prefered names and pronouns.
Opening Up: The Off-Campus Podcast

We teamed up with Middlebury's Engaged Listening Project for the first-ever Off-Campus Podcast. This week, Jeremey Navarro talks with Sarah King to discover how Vermont musicians are dealing with isolation during the Covid-19 pandemic. Check it out below on Spotify.

Vermont anticipates a COVID-19 vaccine ahead of its FDA review on December 10th.
Select Vermonters may receive Covid-19 vaccine by year’s end
By Jack Summersby December 3, 2020
High-risk Vermonters could receive a Covid-19 vaccination as soon as early December, State Commissioner of Health Mark Levine announced last week.
We should test like we don’t have luck on our side
We should test like we don’t have luck on our side
By Editorial Board December 3, 2020
We ask that the college implement weekly testing for all students, faculty and staff, no-questions-asked testing upon request and mandatory exit testing in this coming spring semester. 
Making space for slowness
Making space for slowness
By Emily Thompson • December 3, 2020
We need to change Midd’s culture so that we can all find the slowness, rest and acceptance we need.
Cartoon by PIA CONTRERAS BALBUENA
Direct Your Attention: Twitch’s resilient surge
By Owen Mason-Hill December 3, 2020
While many industries have been crippled by the pandemic, none has surged quite as much as online entertainment.
"the breaking point" by RUBY BOWMAN.
Ruby Bowman ’21.5 exhibits photo series “Behind Her Bedroom Door”
By Maria Kaouris December 3, 2020
“Scream in agony,” Ruby Bowman ’21.5 said in our FaceTime interview. “That’s what I’d tell the women I photographed.”
RIDDIM World Dance Troupe performed two shows from a tent behind Mahaney Arts Center as audiences watched in person, online and from a projection on McCullough Lawn.
RIDDIM World Dance Troupe Zooms in on Hip-hop, Kathak, and more
By Rain Ji November 19, 2020
Audiences joined the RIDDIM dance crew for their fall end-of-semester show “RIDDIM World Dance Troupe Zooms In” on Saturday, Nov. 14.
Dave Chappelle’s recent special “8:46” built directly upon the surge of Black Lives Matter movements across the country this summer.  COURTESY PHOTO
Reel Critic: “Objector”
November 19, 2020
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